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2014 American Club Awards

2014 American Club Awards
The American Club Awards of 2014 aim to support individuals working on projects to enhance Luso-American ties. This year the American Club has targeted the following subject areas:

– Art, Music, culture and tourism
– Women and leadership
– Commerce, web 2.0 and social media
– Economic diplomacy, Transatlantic Free Trade Area (TTIP)
– Energy efficiency and alternatives
– Education for innovation and entrepreneurship and stimulating start-ups

Competition for this award, in the amount of 3,000 US dollars, is open to Portuguese citizens between the ages of 20-35, who must have completed a minimum of two years of undergraduate studies.
The award is to be used for travel and lodging expenses within the United States for a 2-4 week visit, and also includes round trip tickets between Portugal and the United States on flights operated by United Airlines, Inc.


Applicants must submit a one-page proposal with a specific description of the project, accompanied by a one-page Curriculum Vitae, in English by e-mail with the words “2014 Awards” on the subject line. You may use the forms available online at

All applications received exceeding this 2-page limit will be immediately disqualified.
Applications will be accepted only until midnight on June 13th .
Applicants must be fluent in both spoken and written English.
The applicants selected for interview will be contacted by June 16th.
Interviews will be conducted in English on June 21st.
The Award must be used before December 10th 2014. Airline ticket booking dates, subject to availability.

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